Top 10 Amazon Healthcare Administration Books


Forgive my horn tooting here, but here is the current list of Amazon's Top 10 Healthcare Administration books (rankings change frequently).

So what I'm thrilled about is that the topic of Lean is apparently in the “mass market” of ideas in healthcare, along side Clayton Christensen and Michael Porter. I hope this means good things for the future of Lean in healthcare! I think we have more than the “lean zealots” reading the book!

  1. The Innovator's Prescription: A Disruptive Solution for Health Care
  2. Lean Hospitals: Improving Quality, Patient Safety, and Employee Satisfaction
  3. Redefining Health Care: Creating Value-Based Competition on Results
  4. Who Killed Health Care?: America's $2 Trillion Medical Problem – and the Consumer-Driven Cure
  5. Delivering Health Care in America: A Systems Approach
  6. Critical Issues in Global Health
  7. Essentials of Health Care Finance
  8. Code Green: Money-Driven Hospitals and the Dismantling of Nursing (The Culture and Politics of Health Care Work)
  9. If Disney Ran Your Hospital: 9 1/2 Things You Would Do Differently
  10. Nursing Against the Odds: How Health Care Cost Cutting, Media Stereotypes, And Medical Hubris Undermine Nurses And Patient Care (The Culture and Politics of Health Care Work)

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Mark Graban
Mark Graban is an internationally-recognized consultant, author, and professional speaker, and podcaster with experience in healthcare, manufacturing, and startups. Mark's new book is The Mistakes That Make Us: Cultivating a Culture of Learning and Innovation. He is also the author of Measures of Success: React Less, Lead Better, Improve More, the Shingo Award-winning books Lean Hospitals and Healthcare Kaizen, and the anthology Practicing Lean. Mark is also a Senior Advisor to the technology company KaiNexus.



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